#PrayersUp : Sri Lanka Massacre Leaves Over 200 People Dead And 450 Injured!
Family we would like to take this time to send our deepest thoughts and sincerest condolences to the people of Sri Lanka. We’ve recently been informed that an unexpected attack has taken place targeting numerous churches and hotels leaving 207 people dead and 450 people seriously injured!
According to #BBCNews ; a series of eight blasts occurred at a total of three churches during Easter Sunday services : Negombo, Batticaloa and Colombo's Kochchikade. Reports read that the Shangri-La, Kingsbury and Cinnamon Grand hotel which are all located in the capital were targeted. Sources have indicated that a total of 27 foreign nationals have also been verified as dead.
A social media block has been put into effect accompanied by a curfew until further notice. Officials have a series of individuals in custody at the moment who have been identified as suicide bombers, but there is no direct indication as to who is fully responsible for the attack. Details have been forwarded of the horrifically gruesome scene; pertaining to blood splattered on the walls and ceilings of the church
There has been numerous attack this week targeted at churches and other places of prayer. We sincerely urge everyone to remain alert and stay safe.